Shaker Historical Society

We inspire people to engage in and celebrate the Shaker Heights story and its impact on the region… past, present, and future.

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Always held on Father's Day weekend, the Gracious Gardens of Shaker Heights Garden Tour is a major fundraiser that supports the Shaker Historical Society’s commitment to historic preservation, education, and community engagement. This event is also produced in partnership with Cuyahoga Arts & Culture and the Ohio History Connection.

2017 Cocktails In The Garden

2017 Gracious Gardens Tour

14th Annual Gracious Gardens of Shaker Heights 

The Shaker Historical Society hosted its

14th Annual Gracious Gardens of Shaker Heights weekend

on June 15-17, 2018.

This highly popular Father’s Day weekend event attracts garden lovers from across the region. The weekend begins with the Cocktails in the Garden Party at a private residence in Shaker Heights with hearty hors d'oeuvres, signature Pimm's cocktails and wine, live music by Jim Carr and Reed Simon and valet parking. Tickets for the party were $85 pp.



THANK YOU Liberatore Landscape Construction, Eastside Landscaping, 

 Bremec on the Heights, Angelotta Landscape Associates, 

   Gali's Garden Center, Aristotle Design Group,   

HAM Landscaping, & Carnegie Investment Counsel. 

The eight beautiful gardens that were featured as part of the Gracious Gardens Sunday tour are sure to inspire you to create your own outdoor oasis like the designs you’ll see within the city of Shaker Heights.

The Friday evening Cocktails in the Garden Party is held at a private home with superb historic architecture and gardens. This garden has twice been a highlight of the Gracious Gardens of Shaker Heights tour and was featured in Fine Garden Gardening magazine for its “Curve Appeal.”


Gracious Gardens of Shaker Heights

Photos by Dick Hannan

 Interested in sponsoring the 15th Annual Gracious Gardens Series? Download the Sponsor form below!